|AFRS G.I. Jive - WA4CZD|
G.I. Jive was a 15-minute music program that was produced & broadcast by the U.S. government via the Armed Forces Radio Service (AFRS) radio network. Early shows had a variety of hosts: Frank Nelson, Lester Jay, and popular pin-up girls like Donna Reed were guest DJs. In 1943, G.I. Jill (Martha Wilkerson) took over behind the mike, and according to the AFRTS Archive blog, G.I. Jive became the most popular show on AFRS...
Keywords: GI Jive; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; WWII; AFRS; GI Jill; Jazz; Big Band; Swing; Old Time Radio; 1944; 1943; 1945; 1946; 1948; 1950
Downloads: 5,457 (1 review)
Armed Forces Radio services show Starring G.I. Jill who boosted morale and introduced big band and other popular music of the era to soldiers during ww2.
Keywords: G.I. Jive; old time radio
Downloads: 4,799 (1 review)
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10 episodes of G.I. Jive
Keywords: G.I. Jive; Old time radio; Music
Downloads: 4,129 (3 reviews)
|Big Band Remotes|
Big Band Remotes from the 40's and 50's.
Keywords: Old Time Radio; Big Band; Remotes
Downloads: 78,497 (10 reviews)
|Sherlock Holmes --> 125+ episodes, properly titled and tagged - smurfmeat|
The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes was an old-time radio show which aired in the USA from October 2, 1939 to July 7, 1947. The show first aired on the Blue Network but later moved to the Mutual Broadcasting System. The radio stories were action packed, filled with atmosphere, and featured great music by Lou Kosloff, as well as excellent sound effects. Originally, the show starred Basil Rathbone as Sherlock Holmes and Nigel Bruce as Dr...
Keywords: sherlock holmes; watson; doyle; mystery; old time radio; adventure; crime; london
Downloads: 626,980 (20 reviews)